The Honorable Ralph Northam, Governor of the Commonwealth of Virginia, will be in Arlington County the afternoon of Wednesday, July 28, to make a major announcement related to behavioral healthcare and mental health services in the Commonwealth. WHO: VA Governor Ralph Northam and other state and local officials WHAT: Major announcement related to behavioral healthcare and […]
The local workforce development board and the Arlington Employment Center (AEC) are rolling out new initiatives to increase access to online training and assist 1,000 adults and graduating students to prepare for post-pandemic jobs, especially those requiring digital skills. The Virginia Career Works-Alexandria/Arlington Region Workforce Council and AEC have partnered with LinkedIn Learning to provide […]
The Child and Family Services Division (CFSD) announces Building Healing Communities: Conversations on Mental Health, Resilience, and Equity, a 4-day virtual community conference.
Task force to develop strategies and recommendations to achieve a more food secure Arlington.
The Arlington County Board will consider dozens of items at its February 2021 Board Meeting, and will receive the Manager’s Proposed FY 2022 Budget. Due to the pandemic, the meeting will be held virtually.
Arlington scored 100 points out of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign’s 9th annual Municipal Equality Index (MEI) for its high standards of inclusiveness and protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer communities.
The Arlington County Board today accepted more federal and state funding for COVID-19 relief aimed at helping low-and-moderate-income residents affected by the pandemic.
The Arlington County Board will act on dozens of issues at its October 2020 virtual Board Meeting. The public is invited to watch it live, and/or to participate.
October 1 marks the beginning of Domestic Violence Awareness Month. COVID-19 has had a unique impact on those harmed by domestic violence and the communities that support survivors. What the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) started in October 1981 as a “Day of Unity,” with the intention of connecting advocates across the nation, has […]
Arlington has joined the Northern Virginia Eviction Prevention and Community Stability Task Force, a diverse coalition of stakeholders from the housing sector in Northern Virginia, to identify best practices to prevent evictions and stabilize households. Recognizing that the economic fallout from the COVID-19 pandemic could result in a wave of evictions and a spike in […]